Dallas Thomas, OT

School: Tennessee  |  Conference: SEC
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Baton Rouge, LA
Height/Weight: 6-5 / 306 lbs.
Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
Career Notes
* 2012 Coaches All-SEC Second Team

* 2012 Third Team All-American by CBSSports.com

* 2012 Associated Press All-SEC Second Team

* On Outland Trophy Watch List for 2012

* Member of Senior Bowl Watch List for 2012

* Named to 2012 Preseason All-SEC Teams by SEC Coaches; also 3rd team by Lindy's & Phil Steele

* Earned Fourth Quarter Award from team in Spring 2012 for adding intangible values to team

2012 Season
* Games/Starts: 12/12

* Started final 37 college games in a row (all 12 in 2012 at left guard, 25 at left tackle)

* Helped offense to 475.9 yards per game (20th in NCAA), 315.6 yards of passing offense (15th in NCAA), just eight sacks allowed (0.67 per game/fourth in NCAA)

* Vols have had five games with 500-plus yards of total offense, the most since posting six in 1997

* Aided offense to school-record 718 yards vs. Troy (11/3

* Helped Vols to 633 yards of total offense vs. Akron (9/22) including 232 rushing

* Made first-career start at left guard in opener vs. NC State (8/31)

* Moved to left guard for 2012 after starting last 25 games in a row at left tackle, all 12 in 2011 and 13 in 2010

2011 Season
* Games/Starts: 12/12

* Started 25 games in a row at left tackle, including all 13 in 2010 and all 12 games in 2011

* Part of offensive line that allowed just 18 sacks (1.5 per game), third-fewest in SEC in 2011

* Has helped UT to two 500-yard total offense games

* Only non-sophomore to start on the OL; one of the three team reps at SEC Media Days

2010 Season
* Games/Starts: 13/13

* One of three offensive linemen and 10 Vols to start all 13 games this season while holding down the left tackle position

* Played in 26 games total during his first two seasons

* Assisted in Tauren Poole's efforts to tie for the lead the SEC with six 100-yard rushing games

* Part of an offensive line that allowed just six sacks in November, including zero at Memphis

* Aided UT's season-high 537 yards of offense vs. UT Martin

* Earned Harvey Robinson Award as Tennessee's offensive surprise player of the 2010 spring practice period

2009 Season
* Games/Starts: 13/0

* Made most of his opportunity on special teams to appear in all 13 games

* Worked exclusively with field-goal and extra-point units

2008 Season
High School
* First team Class 4A All-State as senior

* All-District as junior and senior

* First team all-state as junior

* The Shreveport Times No. 12-ranked prospect in Louisiana

* Louisiana All Super Dozen Team as a senior

* Played in U.S. Army Red Stick Bowl in Baton Rouge, La., following senior season

* Did not allow any sacks during his junior and senior high school seasons

* Offensive line grades were 98 percent as senior and 92 percent as junior

* Coach at Scotlandville High School - Richard Oliver

* Full name: Dallas Treymell Thomas

* Born: October 30, 1989

* Son of Dawn Thomas

* Majoring in Sociology

04/25/2013 - DANE BRUGLER'S FINAL 2013 DRAFT BOARD: 50. OG Dallas Thomas, Tennessee (6-5, 306, 5SR)...With very good starting experience at both tackle and guard over his collegiate career, Thomas isn't dominant in any one area but plays steady and balanced. - Dane Brugler, NFLDraftScout.com

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